Bandaranaike Airport (CMB)

To Colombo

There are 3 ways to get to Colombo from Bandaranaike Airport.

Fastest
Fastest
Uber
Cheapest
Cheapest
Bus

Summary

Bandaranaike (CMB) is located 27 km from the city centre and getting to Colombo typically takes anywhere from 26 min to 45 min. The recommended transport option is the Bus by Sri Lanka Transport Board - SLTB ICT which for ₨1 can bring you to Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal. Uber is always a very convenient option costing ₨12 less than traditional taxis and bringing you to any destination in Colombo . If you are two of you it will cost ₨2 more than the Bus. Reaching in particular Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal is pretty convenient by taking the Sri Lanka Transport Board - SLTB ICT which can bring you directly there from the airport.

Route Options

Travel option
Cheapest Cheapest
Bus 45m Every 30m
Sri Lanka Transport Board - SLTB ICT
Pickup
Katunayake Airport Bus Station
Destination
Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal
₨1
Cheapest
Travel option
Fastest Fastest
Uber 26m
Uber Colombo
Pickup
All Terminals
Destination
Colombo
₨6 - ₨8
Travel option
Taxi 26m
Taxi
Pickup
All Terminals
Destination
Colombo
₨18 - ₨23

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bandaranaike (CMB) to Colombo is by Bus. It costs ₨1 and takes 45min. It departs every 30min.

The fastest way to get from Bandaranaike (CMB) to Colombo is by Uber. It takes 26min and costs ₨6 - ₨8.

Yes, there is a direct bus from Bandaranaike (CMB) to Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal. It takes approximately 45min. The service operates every 30min .

No, there isn't. A good alternative to get from Bandaranaike (CMB) to Colombo is with Bus. It costs ₨1 and takes 45min.

The distance from Bandaranaike (CMB) to Colombo is 27 km.

The fastest way to get from Bandaranaike (CMB) to Colombo is by Uber. It takes 26min and costs ₨6 - ₨8.

Sri Lanka Transport Board - SLTB ICT takes approximately 45min to get from Bandaranaike (CMB) to Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal. The service operates every 30min.

Yes, Uber is available at Bandaranaike and can bring you to Colombo for ₨6 - ₨8 in 26min, costing you approximately ₨12 less than taxi.

The fare for a taxi from Bandaranaike (CMB) to Colombo is between ₨18 - ₨23, and should take around 26min. Alternatively you can take Uber, which costs ₨6 - ₨8.

To get from Bandaranaike (CMB) to Colombo you can take the Taxi, which takes 26min and costs ₨18 - ₨23.

To get from Bandaranaike (CMB) to Colombo Bastian Mawatha Bus Terminal you can take the Bus, which takes 45min and costs ₨1.

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